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2020 Volkswagen Touareg recalled

Volkswagen has recalled 72 examples of the Touareg in Australia, to fix a problem with an oil pipe.


Volkswagen Australia has recalled the 2020 Touareg SUV to fix a problem with a gearbox oil pipe.

According to the company, a gearbox oil pipe might have been incorrectly welded, which can make transmission oil leak.

If the oil leaks, there’s a risk of injury or accident to the driver or other road users.

  • A total of 72 cars are included in the recall
  • A VIN list of affected vehicles is attached here
  • The original recall notice is attached here

Volkswagen Australia will contact owners of the affected vehicles and advise them to organise a free fix.

Concerned owners can call 1800 504 076 for more information.

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Scott Collie
Scott Collie

Scott Collie is an automotive journalist based in Melbourne, Australia. Scott studied journalism at RMIT University and, after a lifelong obsession with everything automotive, started covering the car industry shortly afterwards. He has a passion for travel, and is an avid Melbourne Demons supporter.

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